The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 127 110
Rank change year-on-year -66 -17  
Contract jobs citing HP 235 432 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.21% 1.94% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 4.71% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 304 280
Median daily rate £400 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +2.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 13
Median hourly rate £14.80 £21.34 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.64% +15.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.42 £29.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +37.70%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8213 9178 9590
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.13% 41.15% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5508 6131 6207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 130 207
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -36 46 £328 -24.27% 14
Canary Wharf -1 3 - -
Bromley +9 2 - -
New Malden - 2 - -
Hayes 0 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £600 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for HP.

1 206 (36.46%) Windows
2 179 (31.68%) VMware
3 159 (28.14%) Microsoft
4 155 (27.43%) Finance
5 144 (25.49%) ITIL
6 128 (22.65%) Linux
7 124 (21.95%) Active Directory
8 119 (21.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 103 (18.23%) Cisco
9 103 (18.23%) SQL
10 100 (17.70%) SAN
11 91 (16.11%) Unix
12 88 (15.58%) Windows Server
13 74 (13.10%) MS Office
14 72 (12.74%) SQL Server
15 70 (12.39%) Citrix
16 69 (12.21%) Firewall
16 69 (12.21%) Red Hat
16 69 (12.21%) Windows 7
17 67 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 67 (11.86%) Data Centre
18 64 (11.33%) Dell
19 62 (10.97%) Banking
20 61 (10.80%) SCCM
21 60 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
21 60 (10.62%) IBM
22 56 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
23 55 (9.73%) DNS
23 55 (9.73%) Oracle
24 54 (9.56%) PowerShell

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (5.84%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.12%) IIS
5 12 (2.12%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.24%) Confluence
8 6 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.71%) Apache
9 4 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.71%) CMS
10 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.35%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 74 (13.10%) MS Office
2 50 (8.85%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.89%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.59%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.53%) Exstream
3 3 (0.53%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.35%) BPCS
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.35%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (7.08%) Office 365
3 19 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.65%) SaaS
5 11 (1.95%) IaaS
6 7 (1.24%) G Suite
7 6 (1.06%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 100 (17.70%) SAN
2 69 (12.21%) Firewall
3 55 (9.73%) DNS
4 43 (7.61%) WAN
5 39 (6.90%) VPN
6 36 (6.37%) LAN
7 30 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (5.13%) DHCP
8 29 (5.13%) NAS
9 25 (4.42%) LDAP
10 22 (3.89%) Wireless
11 21 (3.72%) TCP/IP
12 19 (3.36%) VLAN
13 17 (3.01%) VoIP
14 16 (2.83%) IPsec
14 16 (2.83%) MPLS
15 15 (2.65%) Network Security
16 14 (2.48%) BGP
16 14 (2.48%) Internet
16 14 (2.48%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.12%) MySQL
5 7 (1.24%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.06%) Big Data
6 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.35%) DataStage
10 2 (0.35%) DB2
10 2 (0.35%) Ingres
11 1 (0.18%) Essbase
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (6.90%) JIRA
2 36 (6.37%) HP UFT
3 22 (3.89%) Selenium
4 21 (3.72%) Cucumber
5 18 (3.19%) LoadRunner
6 14 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.95%) JMeter
8 10 (1.77%) Git (software)
8 10 (1.77%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.24%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.24%) Zephyr
10 6 (1.06%) Maven
10 6 (1.06%) Subversion
10 6 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.88%) JUnit
11 5 (0.88%) NUnit
11 5 (0.88%) Sahi
11 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.88%) WATIR
General
1 155 (27.43%) Finance
2 62 (10.97%) Banking
3 23 (4.07%) Law
4 22 (3.89%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.12%) Retail
6 11 (1.95%) Legal
7 8 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.24%) Games
9 6 (1.06%) Billing
9 6 (1.06%) Front Office
9 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.06%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.71%) Marketing
12 3 (0.53%) International Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (15.40%) Analyst
2 61 (10.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (9.56%) Administrator
3 54 (9.56%) Field Engineer
4 45 (7.96%) Field Service Engineer
5 40 (7.08%) Hardware Engineer
6 37 (6.55%) Architect
7 35 (6.19%) Test Analyst
8 34 (6.02%) Network Engineer
8 34 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (5.31%) Field Hardware Engineer
10 29 (5.13%) Consultant
10 29 (5.13%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
11 28 (4.96%) Developer
11 28 (4.96%) Printer Engineer
12 27 (4.78%) Unix Administrator
13 26 (4.60%) Support Engineer
14 25 (4.42%) HP Printer Engineer
15 24 (4.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
16 22 (3.89%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.25%) Web Services
2 21 (3.72%) SOAP
3 19 (3.36%) XML
4 14 (2.48%) REST
5 10 (1.77%) HTML
5 10 (1.77%) XML Schema
5 10 (1.77%) XSL
6 7 (1.24%) SAML
7 6 (1.06%) .NET
7 6 (1.06%) COM
8 5 (0.88%) 802.1X
8 5 (0.88%) CSS
8 5 (0.88%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.53%) JSON
9 3 (0.53%) Middleware
9 3 (0.53%) Node.js
9 3 (0.53%) RESTful
9 3 (0.53%) WAP
9 3 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.19%) Clustering
4 20 (3.54%) Replication
5 19 (3.36%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.48%) EMC VMAX
7 11 (1.95%) CMDB
8 10 (1.77%) iPad
8 10 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.24%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.24%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.06%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.06%) HP Storage
12 5 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 206 (36.46%) Windows
2 128 (22.65%) Linux
3 91 (16.11%) Unix
4 88 (15.58%) Windows Server
5 69 (12.21%) Windows 7
6 67 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (8.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (6.90%) Solaris
10 29 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (4.60%) Windows 10
12 16 (2.83%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.65%) Android
14 11 (1.95%) Apple iOS
14 11 (1.95%) CentOS
15 9 (1.59%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.59%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.42%) AIX
17 7 (1.24%) SUSE
17 7 (1.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (25.49%) ITIL
2 60 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (7.43%) Migration
4 41 (7.26%) Change Management
5 37 (6.55%) ITIL V3
6 34 (6.02%) ITSM
7 33 (5.84%) Service Management
8 32 (5.66%) High Availability
9 31 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (5.49%) Project Management
10 30 (5.31%) Configuration Management
10 30 (5.31%) DevOps
11 27 (4.78%) Regression Testing
12 25 (4.42%) Functional Testing
12 25 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (4.25%) Change Control
13 24 (4.25%) Test Automation
14 23 (4.07%) Test Management
15 21 (3.72%) Business Analysis
15 21 (3.72%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 103 (18.23%) SQL
2 54 (9.56%) PowerShell
3 34 (6.02%) Python
4 32 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 30 (5.31%) Java
6 24 (4.25%) Shell Script
7 22 (3.89%) Perl
8 21 (3.72%) JavaScript
9 12 (2.12%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.59%) C#
11 8 (1.42%) C
12 6 (1.06%) PHP
13 5 (0.88%) Korn
14 4 (0.71%) Bourne shell
14 4 (0.71%) C-shell
14 4 (0.71%) SystemTap
14 4 (0.71%) VBScript
15 3 (0.53%) Ruby
16 2 (0.35%) COBOL
16 2 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (5.31%) SC Cleared
5 25 (4.42%) Degree
6 24 (4.25%) CCNA
7 21 (3.72%) CCNP
8 19 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (3.19%) MCSE
10 17 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (2.83%) ISTQB
12 15 (2.65%) ISEB
13 7 (1.24%) MCP
13 7 (1.24%) RHCE
14 6 (1.06%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.88%) CCDP
15 5 (0.88%) CCSE
15 5 (0.88%) CLAS
15 5 (0.88%) MCITP
16 4 (0.71%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.55%) SLA
2 27 (4.78%) QA
3 13 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.88%) SDET
6 2 (0.35%) BS25999
6 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 124 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 119 (21.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (9.03%) Hyper-V
4 34 (6.02%) XenApp
5 33 (5.84%) vSphere
6 26 (4.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 23 (4.07%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (3.72%) XenDesktop
9 20 (3.54%) NFS
10 19 (3.36%) VMware ESX
11 13 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 11 (1.95%) BitLocker
13 10 (1.77%) GPFS
14 9 (1.59%) KVM
14 9 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
15 8 (1.42%) Xen
16 6 (1.06%) Samba
16 6 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
17 5 (0.88%) Firmware
17 5 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 61 (10.80%) SCCM
2 39 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (5.31%) Puppet
4 28 (4.96%) SCOM
5 22 (3.89%) NetBackup
6 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (2.65%) Red Hat Satellite
7 14 (2.48%) Ansible
8 13 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (1.95%) WSUS
10 10 (1.77%) PowerCLI
11 8 (1.42%) BladeLogic
11 8 (1.42%) Nagios
11 8 (1.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (1.24%) Backup Exec
12 7 (1.24%) OpenView
13 6 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (1.06%) Control-M
13 6 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 179 (31.68%) VMware
2 159 (28.14%) Microsoft
3 103 (18.23%) Cisco
4 70 (12.39%) Citrix
5 69 (12.21%) Red Hat
6 64 (11.33%) Dell
7 60 (10.62%) IBM
8 55 (9.73%) Oracle
9 48 (8.50%) 3PAR
10 42 (7.43%) EMC
11 41 (7.26%) Veritas
12 34 (6.02%) Symantec
13 28 (4.96%) Sun
14 27 (4.78%) NetApp
14 27 (4.78%) SAP
15 26 (4.60%) ServiceNow
16 24 (4.25%) Apple
17 22 (3.89%) BMC
18 20 (3.54%) Juniper
18 20 (3.54%) Remedy
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